Author Archives: Brennen Reece
For some reason, I thought Georgia O’Keefe would be one of the hard ones, and I almost didn’t even try.
Here’s something a bit different. Kind of strange and witchy/gothy. I’m going for kind of a misregistered screen print, but I did it with pen and ink. Foreshortened hands are a pain in the ass. I’ll probably be back at
Dear Thing-a-day: Today was a really long day. We woke up as a family about an hour earlier than usual, since Sarah takes Parker over to a friend’s house to look after her kids while she works on her Master’s
Tamara de Lempicka is one of my favorite painters. When I first found out about her, I couldn’t find any information about her, so I called her daughter and left a message on my machine. Her daughter called me back
This is a portrait of my muse, my wife, the mother of my amazing child: Sarah Scott. She is an incredible artist, and she keeps me as sane as any artist has a right to be when I have my
I’m making an effort to work in more female artists into my series. If you have any suggestions, let me know. Dead artists preferred!
Okay. Getting a little more obscure here…In honor of the bottle of absinthe we didn’t buy today.
Wow. Really tired tonight, and the Riesling can’t be helping. Anyway, here’s a little Edgar for you. I had a black cat and a raven in the background, but I didn’t have enough energy to pull them off.
Our home scanner just can’t quite get the colors right, so when I’m finished with the series, I’ll use my really nice work scanner.
I ran out of visually interesting visual artists, so I’m going to start on musicians (mainly jazz and blues).
Whew. I was exhausted tonight. I think I’m going to re-do these to be more in line with the Van Gogh.
Couldn’t get the damn scanner to work, so I had to settle for an iPhone photo.
Sarah and I are coming up with ideas for the tattoo I’m getting/designing for her for our 9th anniversary. This is a study for part of it.
My friend Matt Jackson has this thing going on over at Google+ where folks take 5 minutes to draw a map every Friday.
We’re starting up a new campaign of Dungeon World this weekend. As much as I love the game, I don’t really dig the character playbooks, so I decided to design my own. Also, semi-Larry Elmore sketch of a character in